Police: Man tackled woman walking on Port Jeff Station trail, made sexual comments toward her
Suffolk detectives are looking for a man who attacked a woman as she walked on a Port Jefferson Station trail.
Police say the woman was walking on Greenway Trail Tuesday around 11:30 a.m. when a man tackled her from behind. They say the man put his hand over her mouth and made sexual comments before fleeing.
The woman was not injured, according to police.
The person was described as a Black man in his 30s, about 5 feet 10 inches tall and heavyset. He was wearing a black sweatshirt with green sweatpants with a black strip down the side.
Anyone with information on the attack is asked to call the 6th Squad at 631-854-8652 or Suffolk Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.